Oswego County, New York Population 2018

Oswego County, New York's estimated population is 118,478 with a growth rate of -1.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oswego County, New York is the 24th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017118,478-2,035-1.69%
2016120,5131,6061.35%
2016118,907-992-0.83%
2015119,899-758-0.63%
2014120,657-565-0.47%
2013121,222-251-0.21%
2012121,473-502-0.41%
2011121,975-168-0.14%
2010122,1433720.31%
1990121,7717,8706.91%
1980113,90113,00412.89%
1970100,89714,77917.16%
196086,1188,93711.58%
195077,1815,9068.29%
194071,2751,6302.34%
193069,645-1,400-1.97%
192071,045-619-0.86%
191071,6647831.10%
190070,881-1,002-1.39%
189071,883-6,028-7.74%
188077,911-30-0.04%
187077,9411,9832.61%
186075,95813,76022.12%
185062,19818,57942.59%
184043,61916,50060.84%
183027,11914,745119.16%
182012,3740.00%

Oswego County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White115,260
Two or More Races2,136
Black or African American1,154
Some Other Race958
Asian808
American Indian and Alaska Native187
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Oswego County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Oswego County, New York Median Age

39.5


Total

38.8


Male

40.1


Female

Oswego County, New York Adults

There are 94,362 adults, (17,233 of which are seniors) in Oswego County, New York.

Oswego County, New York Age Dependency

56.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Oswego County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

60,129

49.89%

Male

60,384

50.11%

Oswego County, New York Households and Families

Oswego County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oswego County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All72.4%27.6%
Male64.9%35.1%
Non Family59%41%
Female46.4%53.6%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oswego County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All45,3742.5572.4
Married22,0003.0588.8
Non Family14,8801.3659
Female5,3533.2846.4
Male3,1413.464.9

2.99

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

9.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oswego County, New York Households

Oswego County, New York Education

Oswego County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8713.58%
9th to 12th Grade7,9179.88%
High School Graduate31,19838.93%
Some College14,34317.90%
Associates Degree9,36711.69%
Bachelors Degree8,34910.42%
Graduate Degree6,1047.62%

Oswego County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White77,33367,09013,863
Hispanic1,179984280
Multiple Races740580117
Black46836693
Asian436355118
Other Race36928442
Native American12010729
Islander999

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Oswego County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,055$40,766$27,356
Less Than High School$22,085$29,308$12,426
High School Grad$29,132$36,116$22,613
Some College$34,398$42,570$27,597
Bachelors Degree$42,113$52,625$34,936
Graduate Degree$60,408$68,243$57,024

$34,055

Average Earnings

$40,766

Average Male

$27,356

Average Female

Oswego County, New York Language

Oswego County, New York Language by Age

Oswego County, New York Language

95.59% of Oswego County, New York residents speak only English, while 4.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Oswego County, New York Poverty

Oswego County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White109,79719,39717.67%
Hispanic2,3751,01242.61%
Other84151260.88%
Multiple1,97145723.19%
Black60924239.74%
Asian653436.58%
Native1603823.75%
Islander10110.00%

18.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.80%

Male Poverty Rate

19.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oswego County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oswego County, New York is Other, with 60.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oswego County, New York is Asian, with 6.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.15%.

Oswego County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.86%
High School15.28%
Some College9.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.95%

Oswego County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.92%
Male Unemployed33.77%
Female Employed10.19%
Male Employed6.43%

Oswego County, New York Income

Oswego County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,571$62,285
Families$60,689$71,648
Married Families$73,004$84,289
Non Families$30,150$39,017

Oswego County, New York Marital Status

Oswego County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Oswego County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Oswego County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Oswego County, New York Marital Status by Race

Oswego County, New York Veterans

Oswego County, New York Veterans by War

8,503

Number of Veterans

8,100

Male Veterans

403

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,984
First Gulf War1,471
Second Gulf War1,012
Korea880
World War II382

Oswego County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,316
65 to 742,023
55 to 641,845
75+1,715
18 to 34604

Oswego County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,3649.22%
Hispanic1035.65%
2 or More514.77%
Asian406.22%
Black303.00%
Other101.60%
Indian85.03%

Oswego County, New York Veterans by Education

5.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oswego County, New York Employment Status

Oswego County, New York Employment by Age

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Oswego County, New York Employment by Race

Oswego County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Oswego County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oswego1815117599-552-3.04%
Fulton1189611402-494-4.15%
Pulaski23652282-83-3.51%
Phoenix23802281-99-4.16%
Central Square18481795-53-2.87%
Mexico16171554-63-3.90%
Sandy Creek769735-34-4.42%
Cleveland751729-22-2.93%
Lacona582554-28-4.81%
Hannibal555531-24-4.32%
Parish450436-14-3.11%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990